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741 FREE HEALTH CAMP IN KHADI MACHINE SLUM

posted Sep 17, 2019, 9:40 AM by Don Bosco Development Society   [ updated Sep 17, 2019, 9:41 AM ]
Chinchwad (Pune), 28-Aug-2019: The Don Bosco Development Society (DBDS), Chinchwad organized a free health check-up camp for the residents of Khadi machine slum in Chinchwad. 100 (54 women, 11 Male and 35 children) people were examined by the doctors in this camp held under the aegis of ‘Health Risk Reduction’ project supported by AXA Business Services. 

A joint team of doctors and Para professionals from Star Hospital and H.V. Desai Hospital consisting of Dr. Deepali Ruptakke, two Nurses, one Medical Social worker examined the patients. B.P, Blood Sugar level, and oral cancer detection tests were done for all the patients. Most of the patients were diagnosed to be suffering from Joint pain, Fungal Infection, Common cold, menstrual irregularities, Calcium deficiency, Gastric Problem, Skin infections etc.

Free medicines were distributed to the patients. Few patients were also referred to Star Hospital for further treatment. Mrs. Rajshree Deshkhire (Staff- DBDS) did all the logistical arrangement and canvassing for this health camp.